Subject: Re: pkg building and broken FTP sessions
To: John Klos <>
From: Jukka Marin <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/05/2004 10:09:25
On Mon, Jul 05, 2004 at 02:51:52AM -0400, John Klos wrote:
> So, if ftp doesn't create or if it properly destroys the file after the 
> error, then pkgsrc would move along to the next ftp / http site.

The same problem occurs when the ftp transfer is interrupted with only
a partial file transferred.  Maybe there should be a command line option
to ftp to "delete any partially downloaded files" or something.